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Oct 7, 2012 4:00pm PDT
as the birth place of bluegrass, and it's called the city of firsts. however, this week's vice presidential debate is not the first for the city of danville, kentucky. population just over 16,000. spotlight is not just on the city, but it's on vice president joe biden. comedian and political podcast host, man, your title gets longer every week, ben gleeb is here now. don't screw this up. you're on probation. >> i'll do my best, no promises. >> what can we expect from this debate from joe biden. all the president bush is on him following the president aes performance during his own debate which was not great. >> this is true. i think he needs to tell the american peel he can't be blamed for the top of his ticket and i think he needs to make sure he doesn't make many of his usual biden gaffes. hopefully he doesn't accidentally call paul ryan ryan paul or confuse him with paul rudd, tell him he was great in "40-year-old virgin." on the flip side i think paul rayan doesn't need to fall into the sarah palin trap and refer to joe as o'biden. and perhaps if biden wants to actually have some facts
CNN
Oct 28, 2012 1:00pm PDT
in zone a and there are hundreds more in shelters across the city. first i want to thank those who are taking quick action to ensure their own safety and to make it easier for the rest of us. i want to thank all the people that are here working, they are volunteers and doing a phenomenal job and i would like to give everybody a little bit more of an update on the city's preparation for hurricane sandy right now. the hurricane -- earlier today i signed an executive order for t the mandatory evacuation of homes and businesses in -- the low lying coastal areas of the city. to reiterate what are the low-lying areas, zone a included manhattan beach along the east river in brooklyn, all of the rock aways and also hamilton beach and broad channels in queens, all of the coastline in staten island, city island, and another patch of the south bronx, battery park city, and stretches of the the west side water front and of the lower east side village in manhattan. there are two maps on display there, which we have and which we're trying to get. which show the areas as zone a, but the bottom li
CNN
Oct 30, 2012 9:00am PDT
storm sandy. we are also getting new tape in, this is feeding in now, wtvi out of atlantic city. first aerials of the boardwalk, of course the famous boardwalk, sections that were washed away. you can see the boats that are just tossed about there, the homes are right there on the water. and just remnants of what the boardwalk used to be, as it just goes out into the water. 11,000 people spend the night in red cross shelters in that area. but this is one of the first aerials that we're seeing from the famous boardwalk out of atlantic city. ali velshi was in atlantic city last night and it was extraordinary to see just how quickly the water had risen and when he was doing those reports, got up one point to his waist. it really was a city that, for the most part, people hunkered down. he did not see a lot of people out on the streets. it was pretty much abandoned. in the light of day, you're just beginning to get a sense of the damage and devastation that that atlantic city area has experienced, particularly the boardwalk area, and the commercial area that was abandoned last night. for t
CNN
Oct 1, 2012 9:00am PDT
reported in syria's main cities, aleppo and damascus. let's go to neighboring lebanon. mohammed, first of all, you look at these pictures. i mean, we see the demolition is taking place. displacement. it really does remind you of what happened 30 years ago when you had syrian president bashar al assad's father brutally suppressing a revolt in that very same city. >> reporter: well, that's right, suzanne. that's what we've heard from residents in hama that are being affected by this. the massacre that happened here 30 years ago is still very much fresh in the minds of residents in hama, and they are concerned that what's happening now might be a precursor it a repeat of that. now, in 1982 you had syrian security forces at the orders of al assad, his father, putting done a revolt there. there were never any official numbers, but estimates ranging from between 3,000 to maybe 40,000 people, casualties, of that revolt that was put down by the government. now, you have this campaign. activists are saying it is system mattic displacement that the syrian regime is going in there. tanks have sti
CNN
Oct 1, 2012 12:00pm EDT
from the first debate taking place at the university of denver. it is the same city that hosted the 2008 democratic convention. same state that president obama went on to win four years ago. it's going to be the first time that these two are going to share the same stage, and they're going to tackle domestic policy. that's going to happen for 90 minutes. of course, the stakes very high. especially for romney now. he is trailing in key states that could decide this election. cnn's candy crowley is saying that they're great expectations, even while both sides are trying to lower them. >> reporter: apparently romney supporter and republican governor chris christie didn't get the memo. >> wednesday night is the restart of this campaign, and i think you're going to see those numbers start to move right back in the other direction. >> reporter: note to governor christie. no, no, no, no. sop for predebate chatter is to lower expectations for your guy by raising expectations for the other die guy. like this. >> president obama is a very -- he is a very gifted speaker. the man has been o
CNN
Oct 31, 2012 9:00am PDT
of the tunnels probably the main -- one of the main orders of business right now. first a transportation update. as you know, the new york city buses are at full service today. thank you, mr. joe and your extraordinary team. there will be limited commuter rail service on metro north and on the long island railroad which will begin 2:00 p.m. today. okay? limited commuter rail service on metro north and limited new york city subway service subpoena meanted by a business bridge which bill will give you more will begin tomorrow. one more time. limited new york city subway service sum mepted by a bus bridge from brooklyn to manhattan will begin tomorrow. three of the seven east river tunnels have been pumped and are now free of water, so that's good news. there will be more service literally on a day by day basis as the mta is working through this, and, once again, i have had the good fortune of working closely with the fda team, and jim loda and his team has done magnificent service, and we thank them all very much. new yorkers have been great through this. we're going to need some patience and tol
CNN
Oct 28, 2012 11:30am PDT
. it's just one of the problems with living in the city in front of water. >> reporter: she's been through this drill several times. her friend jack is a novice. >> this is my first time doing the sandbags, so i'm sort of playing out, how does it go. >> reporter: in washington, authorities are lahanding out sandbags and store shelves are being emptied. last summer it knocked out trees and power lines to some residents for more than a week. resident ann hargrove isn't taking any chances. there were no batteries to be had. i got four jugs of water from walmart, but i got paper towels, paper plates, paper cups, fla flashlights. >> they said the surge of customers began thursday. they cleared out of many basic supplies. >> annapolis has had some bad storms the last couple years, particularly two where they lost power for an extended amount of time. >> reporter: they warn that the damage could be significant. >> i think everyone needs to recognize that a hurricane style event is going to be a multi-day event. >> reporter: so you heard in the end talking about power. that's one of the co
CNN
Oct 31, 2012 9:00am EDT
to cover this morning. let's begin by narrowing our focus. first stop, new jersey. some of the most jaw-dropping images are coming in from the jersey shore. the resort area that has entertained vacationing americans for generations, one iconic landmark, the atlantic city boardwalk, lost a big chunk due to crashing waves. governor chris christie says the damage to the state's beaches is, quote, overwhelming. today, governor christie will tour the devastation with president obama. the republican governor who has campaigned steadily for mitt romney raised eyebrows by praising the president's response to this crisis. we'll take a look at the politics in play. but first, more importantly, we'll focus on the devastation, the damage along the jersey shore. michael holmes is in toms river. that's on the jersey shore. he joins us by phone. very hard to get a live shot out of there right now. michael, describe the jersey shore. what are you seeing? >> reporter: damage in barrier island. it's quite a sight, i can tell you. there's a mile-long queue of emergency vehicles, tractor trailers, four-whe
CNN
Oct 31, 2012 2:00pm EDT
romney's biggest supporters, governor chris christie. more on that in a moment. first, breaking news, new york city's best known hospital, bellevue, is now being evacuated. hundreds of patients are being moved due it a failing power supply. dr. sanjay gupta will join us momentarily with more on that. the storm claimed at least 50 lives in the u.s. and one in can d canada. national guard troops are rescuing families trapped by floodwaters in hoboken, new jersey, right now. we learned today that the navy is sending three amphibious landing ships to the coast of new york as well as new jersey in case they're needed. nation's largest subway system still water logged, limited subway and rail service begins tomorrow, but above 34th street as mayor michael bloomberg said a moment ago in a press conference, below 34th street, no subway service. one sign of normalcy, the new york stock exchange was reopened and the bell was rung by mayor michael bloomberg. getting back to business there. we have this today from nasa, first time we're seeing this. satellite images of superstorm sandy from its incep
CNN
Oct 30, 2012 8:00am PDT
about it, this was a devastating storm, maybe the worst that we have ever experienced. our first responders have been doing a heroic job protecting our city and saving lives and they are still fighting fires and conducting life-saving search and rescue missions, and we owe them an enormous debt of gratitude. the storm bought something like 23 serious fires to parts of staten island, brooklyn, queens, city island and the bronx. the terrible fire on breezy point is now under control but we believe we lost more than 80 houses. and the search and recovery operations there are ongoing. if any of you saw the pictures on television, it looked like a forest fire out in the midwest. the winds were just devastating blowing from one building to the next one and those buildings were close together. we are hoping and praying that there was no loss of life in those fires, but even if we can save every life, which kn we kn people have lost their homes, and i want them to know they have our full support in the days and weeks ahead. the 76 shelters we opened will remain open today and we will con
CNN
Oct 30, 2012 11:00am PDT
at the cnn special coverage of sandy, a superstorm being called unprecedented. i'm live in new york city. just over my should, the collapsed crane you see it there hanging over 57th street. we'll get to that in a moment. first, across the mid-atlantic, state and local emergency teams are rushing to save people and to save their homes. sandy is living up to the warnings it would bring devastation never before seen in this region. a white capped rush of water took over the streets of ocean city, new jersey, after hurricane sandy made landfall at 8:00 last night. the governor is calling the damage there unprecedented. so far 29 people have died here in the united states. 29. and dozens of survivors today feared what would happen if rescuers had not shown up in time. >> we tried to stop it. we put towels down, we had the sandbags down. it was rushing in. it was rushing in from the windows, the doorways, everywhere. >> we lost everything. i came all the way from the top of the house. >> where were you at that time? >> downstairs trying to save them and i couldn't do anything about it. just ke
CNN
Oct 2, 2012 6:00am PDT
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CNN
Oct 31, 2012 8:00am PDT
york city and blast of sandy such an impact. the papers just coming out today for the first time. nothing yesterday. about the only news people can get. reporting on the street yesterday i had loads of people saying, what's happening? we don't have any power. we can't get any news. when do we get the power back? cnn's rob marciano out on the streets of manhattan right now and he is working day after day, as well. probably hearing the same questions i am. tell, not only the viewers across america but anybody who might have had power back up again today, where do we stand in the city trying to get back up on our feet? >> reporter: well, the power situation is pretty the same. yesterday, down to con edison just down the road from here and got in to the situation room and as you would imagine the task of getting this city back on the grid is immense and all has to do with the substation on 14th street submerged by over 14 feet of water. designed for the 12-foot surge. that's worst-case scenario. sandy brought in a worse than worst-case scenario. it takes two days for everyone south t
CNN
Oct 13, 2012 9:00am PDT
donald's fellow employees have filed a suit saying we want our money. i think we first have to resolve, did she have the winning ticket, richard, or not? >> baltimore. that's where it took place, fred. they're a city of dreamers because the yankees ended that dream yesterday for them. >> watch it. >> right. i'm from new york, obviously. >> i'm from maryland. watch it. >> you're in vegas. >> i flew in yesterday. they are dreamers. they done the have any proof that she had the ticket. she certainly didn't cash it herself. nobody has seen the ticket. it's a great idea but you can make all these allegations for $130, anybody can file a lawsuit and make these allegations. you have to prove it. it's what you can prove. this group, they're disgruntled, they wish she had it. they can't prove it. if all of a sudden her lifestyle changes because she appointed nominees to cash in the ticket, obviously there will be an investigation and continuing lawsuit. right now, this case is going nowhere. >> really? avery, the attorneys -- >> like the orioles, it's over. >> oh, gosh. the attorneys representing the ot
CNN
Oct 3, 2012 11:00am PDT
, up the stairs. the president now on his way to denver. the site of the first presidential debate that begins 9:00 eastern. with me now from the beautiful city, the mile high city there in denver, with a couple of things to watch for tonight, cnn political reporter peter hamby and our political editor paul steinhauser. gentlemen, hello. i want to begin with you, because, you know, we'll take these in no particular order, but women and hispanics, what are you talking about there? >> yeah, look, this is the debate about domestic issues. if president obama does not bring up immigration and women's health issues tonight, i would be shocked. if you go to any poll, obama has huge advantages over romney among women and among hispanic voters. these are things that are keeping him afloat in the poll numbers because he's in trouble with independents, in trouble when people are asked is the country on the right track or the wrong track. romney's conservative positions on immigration and on things like abortion and contraception have really hurt him. our cnn poll that came out yesterday had o
CNN
Oct 5, 2012 6:00am PDT
report. >>> first, a look at other news. an american opened fire in the red sea resort city of eilat. forces responded, killing the gunman. they say he had been laid off from the hotel staff. >>> traveling to arizona today to express her condolences to the family of border patrol agent. nicholas ivie was shot to death responding to a border sensor that went off. two men found near the border have been arrested found with drugs and guns. >>> pat summit says she felt forced out of tennessee after her diagnosis of early onset alzheimer's. summit's revelation came in an affidavit filed with a lawsuit by a former colleague against the university. back in april, she announced her retirement, saying she felt it was time to step down. >>> the cdc says more people have been linked to fungal meningitis infections. patients in 23 states could have been exposed to tainted medications. five people have died. 35 have gotten sick. now back to our top story, breaking news story. jobs report shows 114,000 new jobs added to the economy in september. the unemployment rate has fallen to 7.8%. presidenti
CNN
Oct 21, 2012 3:00pm PDT
. >> reporter: there's an ongoing debate over how informants are used. in 2006, the so-called liberty city seven were secretly recorded by the fbi. mainly homeless men in miami with an inform a culesed in a plot to blow up federal buildings and chicago's sears tower. after the first of two mistrials a jury foreman said this. >> i don't think any of us on the jury really felt these guys were really that dangerous or really "terrorists." >> reporter: after a third trial, five of the men were convicted. last year, in another controversial case involving this man, the fbi dropped its investigation because according to sources, there were questions about possible entrapment involving an informant. new york city authorities say the case is solid and are prosecuting jose pimentel, an alleged al qaeda sympathizer accused of plotting to set off pipe bombs. police couoffered this mock-up powerful the bombs could have been. those images or just the prospect of them can be enough to convince juries, according to cnn national security analyst peter bergen. >> there's 100% conviction or pleading guilty rate.
CNN
Oct 24, 2012 11:00am PDT
of the voters who received that letter, bill bishop is the president of the jacksonville city council. so, mr. bishop, you received one of these letters in the mail. how did it strike you when you received it? did it look authentic? >> when i received the letter, at first blush it looked like just another piece of political junk mail. but then after closer inspection of the outside of it, it had just enough officialty to make me open it up. it doesn't look exactly right. >> so given you work for the city, you probably are a little bit more astute as to what kind of mail looks official or not. do you know anybody else who received this kind of letter and if so what was their reaction? how have they responded? >> well, i don't know anybody personally who else received it. i do know there were several in jacksonville that did. and after further conversations with our supervisor of elections, there were many throughout the state and in multiple counties that received them. >> all right, joe johns, our correspondent out of washington, is also with us now to join in on the conversation. joe, you re
CNN
Oct 26, 2012 9:00am PDT
about the reality the first day over a time that's supposed to be peaceful, what it's like for the perceived city of homs. he is blame this on government forces and clashes between government forces and rebel free syrian army members. they're showing violence across syria. a day when a cease-fire is supposed to take effect and local coordination and opposition syria that at least 20 people have been killed. >> so it really sounds like there is nobody believes that a cease-fire is possible in syria. >> it's hard to say. a lot of people and the people we speak with in syria say they don't believe this will hold. one of the problems is you have both the rebels and the regime putting conditions on a cease-fire. the regime yesterday when they mounsed there was going to be a cease-fire said that they have the right to retaliate against any terrorist activity and to defend their borders from areas that enter the country. they said that if their attack, their going to attack back. because of that and what is going on, it's looking increasingly dire. now with this car bomb that's go
CNN
Oct 15, 2012 11:00am PDT
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CNN
Oct 16, 2012 6:00am PDT
romney made enormous progress, at least temporarily, of dispelling in the first debate. >> ron braunstein, thank you so much. >> thank you. >> i know you're watching tonight. >>> 16 minutes past the hour, new york city police officer under investigation after a violent arrest was caught on camera. two officers, one male, one female, were responding to a dispute at a brooklyn community center last week when, boy, things got out of hand. the video appears to show a male officer hitting a suspect dozens of times after the suspect pulls free. the department's internal affairs bureau is now reviewing the situation. >>> money news this morning, the fbi issues a warning for android phone users. two attacks are fishing for your information, using applications containing malware. the fbi is warning, don't open text messages you don't know and password protect your mobile device. >>> amateur astronomers discovered a new planet in a solar system with four, count them, four suns. the planet orbits two of the suns and is orbited by two more suns and is a little bigger than neptune and about six times
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Oct 22, 2012 6:00am PDT
? [ male announcer ] get more access with a citi card. [ crowd cheering, mouse clicks ] >>> it is 15 minutes past the hour. time to check our top stories. for the first time a native american has been named a saint. the 17th century woman known as lily of the mohawk was canonized at st. piter's square. pope den bikt said she lived a life radiant with faith and purity. >>> president obama pledging federal resources in the investigation of a deadly shooting in wisconsin. police say radcliffe haughton shot seven women killing three at a suburban milwaukee salon on sunday before he shot himself. the incident comes days after a judge issued a restraining order to keep him away from his ex-wife. >>> the san francisco giants have forced a game seven with st. louis. ryan vogelsong struck out nine cardinals in seven innings and the giants went on to win 6-1. game seven tonight in san francisco, weather permitting. the winner, of course, moves on to the world series. >>> good news for you, the consumer. gas prices have dropped for the 11th straight day. prices are down 8 cents in the past two
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Oct 11, 2012 11:00am PDT
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Oct 13, 2012 11:00am PDT
the woman pure evil. she will serve 30 years before she comes up for parole. >>> and this is a first, even for the folks out in los angeles who maybe for this moment, thought they had seen it all. the space shuttle "endeavour" on a slow, two-day trek through cramped city streets. the final destination, the california science center where it will be on permanent display. it has traveled 123 million miles in space. 25 spate flights, l.a.'s mayor calls it a once in a lifetime event. >>> the race for the white house now is heating up with election day just 24 days away. mitt romney is campaigning hard today. there he is in the battleground state of ohio. he's speaking at a rally this hour in portsmouth. later on today, he attends a rally in lebanon. he spent time this morning preparing for his next debate with president obama. that showdown is tuesday night in hempstead, new york. >>> meantime, president obama is preparing himself for the debate. and he is in williamsburg, virginia. he's under particular pressure to do well after getting harsh reviews in the first faceoff last week. the town h
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Oct 29, 2012 6:00am PDT
in touch. thank you very much, sandra endo reporting live from ocean city, maryland, this morning. how do you survive these changing, rough conditions when you're out in the atlantic in a lifeboat? retired u.s. army lieutenant general russell honry joins us now. general, first of all, are you amazed that these people have even put themselves in this situation? >> yeah. but you can never be surprised in these great disasters that there are people out doing activity like this. from what i've read, secondhand information, the captain was trying to go on the outside of the storm to make his way down to florida. obviously he didn't go far enough. the united states coast guard using the c-130 hercules aircraft, same aircraft we use for the hurricane hunters, have bravely gone in and re-established communications with him. they're talking with him. the fact he's in the lifeboat. he's followed the standards obviously to have emergency communications. he had a big enough lifeboat for all his crew. he prepared for worst case conditions. i doubt if he had ever expected to use this lifeboat. now with
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